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June 2021: Tips, eNews & More!

 

As of today, Ontario is no longer under a stay-at-home order. Thanks to the ongoing success of the province's vaccine rollout and significant improvements in public health trends, Ontario will begin to re-open this Friday, June 11, in keeping with Step 1 of the province's Roadmap to Reopen. Dental care remains an essential healthcare service and we at Kaydental remain fully open for in-person care following the guidelines of public health and our professional associations.

CLICK HERE to learn more about our Safety Precautions & complete our COVID-19 Screening Form before your appointment.

Contact our dental office to schedule your next appointment. We look forward to seeing you!

At last, it's time to say hello to summer! With more reasons to go outside and enjoy the fresh air, don't let the long warm days during the summer months throw off healthy routines. Scheduling your regular dental visits during the summer can help take care of developing issues early, without stress.

Stay hydrated and eat well this season, and check out our recipe section for a healthy salad recipe that is light on the stomach and high on nutrients. Don't forget to brush and floss everyday to help maintain your healthy smile! As the temperature rises, it's common for us to grab a cold snack or beverage to enjoy the outdoors, but have you been experiencing sudden pain in your teeth while doing so? In this month's article, we cover the reason why some of us may experience teeth sensitivity, also known as the "ice cream toothache", and what you can do to manage it.

Stay safe and have a healthy month,



Dr. Stephen Kay, Dr. Melvyn Kay, and the Kaydental Team

The "Ice Cream Toothache": How to Deal with Tooth Sensitivity to Cold Food and Drinks

 
Summer sunshine calls for longer days and warmer nights, making us gravitate towards colder food and drinks. However, for some of us, biting down on ice cream or having a sip of a cold beverage can trigger a jolt of pain. Tooth sensitivity towards cold foods and drinks is caused when the nerves within your tooth are exposed due to receding gums or worn tooth enamel...

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Avocado Blueberry Quinoa Salad

 
A refreshing salad packed with fresh ingredients such as fresh corn, red onion, tangy feta cheese, crunchy pistachios, topped with cilantro, and lime dressing. This vegetarian quinoa salad is perfect for a warm summer day as a quick meal for lunch; plus, it will stay good in the fridge for up to 5 days!

Check Out The Recipe!